Red-faced council bosses axe Birmingham Food and Drink Festival

An international food festival championing “the best of Birmingham” has been scrapped at the last minute – because the council forgot it is digging up the city centre. The Birmingham Food and Drink Festival 2015 was set to attract 100 stalls and was designed to “showcase what Birmingham has to offer alongside international flavours.” …

Spanish tapas at Amantia in Birmingham

The bread pretty much tells you everything you need to know when you dine out. If restaurateurs don’t get the bread right, they are playing catch up before the first dish hits the table. It matters if the loaves or rolls or swirly creations are made in-house. It is a restaurant’s way of saying: …